Fort Adams State Park, 80 Fort Adams DriveNewport, RIPhone:
August 2-4, 2019
This three-day festival features four unique stages set up at Fort Adams State Park overlooking the Newport. Enjoy world class musicians, food, crafts and a number of exhibits. Lineup. Admission: Three-day tickets are good for Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Student tickets for ages 16 and older. Students must use the student gate and present ID. Children tickets are ages 3-15. Children under 3 admitted free.
Tickets available for single day, two days and three days. Prices range from a single day for a child at $15 to a three-day ticket for adults at $170. Parking is $20 for a day.
Various venues citywideNewport, RIPhone: 401-847-7666
August 9-11, 2019
This festival celebrates the relationship between Newport and its Japanese sister city of Shimoda, and the historic movement that allowed all foreign “Black Ships” to end their ban after 200 years. For full calendar, see event website.